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The ASHWOOD surname in the USA

Frequency Comparisons
Total Rank Frequency % Per million people
United States
United States (Current snapshot) 739 29964 0.000 3
United States (1880 census) 148 23967 0.000 3
Change since 1880 +591 -5997 0 0
Other Countries
Australia 151 9771 0.001 9
United Kingdom 634 7462 0.001 14
Top States for ASHWOOD by Total
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Florida 94 17764 0.001 6
Oklahoma 90 4813 0.003 26
New York 75 24074 0.000 4
Texas 55 24015 0.000 3
Illinois 49 26020 0.000 4
Top States for ASHWOOD by Frequency
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Oklahoma 90 4813 0.003 26
Florida 94 17764 0.001 6
Virginia 36 15700 0.001 5
Minnesota 25 28399 0.001 5
Utah 9 17446 0.000 4

Notes

'A figure of zero indicates that we don't have data for this name (usually because it's quite uncommon and our stats don't go down that far). It doesn't mean that there's no-one with that name at all!

For less common surnames, the figures get progressively less reliable the fewer holders of that name there are. This data is aggregated from several public lists, and some stats are interpolated from known values. The margin of error is well over 100% at the rarest end of the table!

For less common surnames, the frequency and "per million" values may be 0 even though there are people with that name. That's because they represent less than one in a million of the population, which ends up as 0 after rounding.

It's possible for a surname to gain in rank and/or total while being less common per million people (or vice versa) as there are now more surnames in the USA as a result of immigration. In mathematical terms, the tail has got longer, with a far larger number of less common surnames.

Figures for top states show firstly the states where most people called ASHWOOD live. This obviously tends to be biased towards the most populous states. The second set of figures show where people called ASHWOOD represent the biggest proportion of the population. So, in this case, there are more people called ASHWOOD in Florida than any other state, but you are more likely to find a ASHWOOD by picking someone at random in Oklahoma than anywhere else.

Classification and Origin of ASHWOOD

Region of origin: British Isles

Country of origin: England

Language of origin: English

Ethnic origin: English

Religious origin: Christian

Name derivation: Location or Geographical Feature

Data for religion and/or language relates to the culture in which the ASHWOOD surname originated. It does not necessarily have any correlation with the language spoken, or religion practised, by the majority of current American citizens with that name.

Data for ethnic origin relates to the region and country in which the ASHWOOD surname originated. It does not necessarily have any correlation with the ethnicity of the majority of current American citizens with that name.

Ethnic distribution of ASHWOOD in the USA

Classification Total Percent
White (Caucasian) 469 63.46
Black/African American 216 29.23
Mixed Race 26 3.52
White (Hispanic) 15 2.03
Asian/Pacific Less than 100 Insignificant
Native American/Alaskan Less than 100 Insignificant

Ethnic distribution data shows the number and percentage of people with the ASHWOOD surname who reported their ethnic background as being in these broad categories in the most recent national census.

Meaning of ASHWOOD in historical publications

Sorry, we don't have any information on the meaning of ASHWOOD.

Similar names to ASHWOOD

The following names have similar spellings or pronunciations as ASHWOOD.

This does not necessarily imply a direct relationship between the names, but may indicate names that could be mistaken for this one when written down or misheard.

Matches are generated automatically by a combination of Soundex, Metaphone and Levenshtein matching.

Potential typos for ASHWOOD

The following words are slight variants of ASHWOOD that are likely to be possible typos or misspellings in written material.